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John Winthrop

John Winthrop, American investment company executive. Former board governors Investment Company Institute, Washington. With United States Naval Reserve, 1958-1960. Member New York Society Security Analysts, Massachusetts History Society, Harvard Alumni Association (board directors), Pilgrims.

Background

  • Winthrop, John was born on June 22, 1936 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Nathaniel Thayer and Serita Bartlett (Harwood) Winthrop.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Harvard University, 1958. Master of Business Administration, Columbia University, 1962.

    Career

    • With Wood, Struthers & Winthrop, New York City, 1964-1979. Former chairman Management Company (subsidiary DJL). President de Vegh Fund, 1973-1979, director, since 1973.

      Founder, president John Winthrop & Company, South Carolina. Director National Utilities & Industries, New Jersey, Ivanhoe Plantation, Inc., South Carolina, Pioneer Funds, Boston. Board directors American Farmland Trust, Washington.

      Founder, chairman Winthrop Melhado Flynn, Charleston, South Carolina.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Former board governors Investment Company Institute, Washington. With United States Naval Reserve, 1958-1960. Member New York Society Security Analysts, Massachusetts History Society, Harvard Alumni Association (board directors), Pilgrims.

    Clubs: Harvard (past board managers New York City club), Knickerbocker (New York City).

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth Goltra. Children: John, H. Grenville, Bayard, Edward Field Winthrop.
    • father: Nathaniel Thayer Winthrop
    • mother: Serita Bartlett (Harwood) Winthrop
    • spouse: Elizabeth Goltra
    • children: John Winthrop
    • H. Grenville Winthrop
    • Bayard Winthrop
    • Edward Field Winthrop
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    • 1958
      Harvard University
    • 1962
      Columbia University
    • 1964 - 1979
      With Wood